Tags GRU

Americans still vulnerable to hack-and-leak tactics, DOJ official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Russia will "continue to do this in these election contexts, but in these other contexts, too," John Demers said Friday.

Russia's GRU propped up fake media personas, mostly failed at social media promotion after DNC hack

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The effort failed to prioritize obvious strategies that would have generated higher engagement.

A Russian military contractor has a shady new Android malware kit

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

Discovered last year, the surveillance tool is still in active use, according to Lookout.

Researchers link tools used in NotPetya and Ukraine grid hacks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

New research provides evidence that a group with Russian military ties was involved with the NotPetya and BlackEnergy incidents in Ukraine.

DOJ official: Whether they're extradited or not, indicting foreign hackers is important

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Whether or not foreign government hackers see the inside of a U.S. courtroom, indicting them is key to American deterrence policy, Adam Hickey said.

Justice Department charges 7 Russian intelligence officers

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It's the latest move in an ongoing U.S. law enforcement effort to crack down on Kremlin hacking.

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